Indiana McCaslins

Presley Madison MorrisAge: 73 years18731947

Name
Presley Madison Morris
Birth November 25, 1873
Source: Find a Grave
MarriageLucy J WaddellView this family
about 1895 (Age 21 years)

Birth of a son
#1
Delmar Alfert Morris
July 3, 1896 (Age 22 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a daughter
#2
Ethel Morris
December 26, 1897 (Age 24 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a child
#3
Infant Morris
after 1900 (Age 26 years)

Birth of a son
#4
Nolan Morris
May 9, 1901 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Clarence D Morris
May 9, 1903 (Age 29 years)
Death of a childInfant Morris
before 1910 (Age 36 years)

Census 1910 (Age 36 years)
Marriage of a childDelmar Alfert MorrisLucilla Beatrice ShepherdView this family
September 25, 1916 (Age 42 years)
Census 1920 (Age 46 years)
Census 1930 (Age 56 years)
Death 1947 (Age 73 years)
Burial 1947 (on the date of death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Park Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 56925702)
Family with Lucy J Waddell - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1895
18 months
son
18 months
daughter
3 years
son
Nolan Morris
Birth: May 9, 1901 27 23Indiana
Death: January 1971Greenfield, Hancock, Indiana
2 years
son
-2 years
child

Burial

Park Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 56925702)

Shared note

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Center, Hancock, Indiana, 26-year-old Indiana-born box maker Presey [Presley Madison] and his 22-year-old wife Lucy [Waddell] Morris have been married five years and have had two children,, 3-year-old Indiana-born David [Delmar] and 2-year-old Ethel. The family is living in a rented house. Presley has been unemployed 4 months of the past year. He and Lucy can read, write and speak English. Both Presley and Lucy's parents were born in Indiana.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Center, Hancock, Indiana, 36-year-old Indiana-born farm laborer Press [Presley Madison] and his 32-year-old wife Lucy [Waddell] Morris have been married 14-years and have had five children, but only four are living. These four Indiana-born children are 13-year-old Delmar, 12-year-old Ethel, 8-year-old Rolan and 6-year-old Clarence. Ethel, Rolan and Clarence have attended school in the past year. Everyone can read and write except Clarence. Press father was born in Missouri and his mother in North Carolina. Lucys parents were both born in Indiana.

On 12 September 1918 when 44-year-old laborer Presley Madison Morris registers for the WWI draft, he is living at 610 W 5th Street, Greenfield, Hancock, Indiana with his wife, Lucy J Morris who is listed as his nearest relative. He is working for the Greenfield Packing Company. His description is short and slender with blue eyes and brown hair. He has no disabilities which would preclude military service.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Greenfield, Hancock, Indiana, 66-year-old Pressley [Presley] and his 43-year-old wife Lucy [Waddell] Morris and their three youngest children, 22-year-old Ethel, 18-year-old Rolan and 16-year-old Clarence, are living at 410 Noble Street in a house that Presley owns but with a mortgage. Presley is working as a laborer in a bottle factory, and Ethel is an office stenographer. Nolan and Clarence have attended school in the past year. Everyone in the family is literate and they all were born in Indiana.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Greenfield, Hancock, Indiana, 56-year-old Pressley [Presley] and his 52-year-old wife Lucy [Waddell] Morris were married when he was 22- and she was 19-years old. Living with them is their son, 28-year-old Nolan. The family is living at 410 Noble in a house that Presley owns, worth $800. Presley is a laborer for the Electric Railway and Nolan is a laborer for a contractor. Both men have worked on the last regularly scheduled work day.